Historical Events for Year 1712
Events 1 - 12 of 12
Feb 29th - February 29 is followed by February 30 in Sweden, in a move to abolish the Swedish calendar for a return to the Old style.
Apr 6th - Slave revolt in NY
Apr 7th - Slave revolt (NYC)
May 17th - Maximilian Emanuel of Bavaria honored as "sovereign of Netherlands"
May 22nd - Emperor Karel VI crowned king of Hungary
Jul 17th - England, Portugal & France sign ceasefire [or 19th]
Jul 20th - The Riot Act takes effect in Great Britain.
Jul 24th - Battle at Denain: France under Villars beat Dutch army
Oct 3rd - The Duke of Montrose issues a warrant for the arrest of Rob Roy MacGregor.
Oct 4th - Utrecht banishes poor Jews
Oct 8th - French hijacker Jacques Cassard seen on Suriname coast
Nov 2nd - Suriname government gives French hijacker Jacques Cassard, ƒ682,800